Money - examples

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.
  1. Money 6
    penize_41 Lita had some money. She spent 1/2 of it on a hand bag and 1/3 of the remainder of the blouse. She had 260.00. How much money did she have at start?
  2. Parcel 4
    usd_3 To send a parcel by messenger within city limits costs 60 cents for the first pound and 48 cents for each additional pound. What is the cost, in cents, of sending a parcel weighing p=6 pounds?
  3. Sale off 2
    sale A pair of of blues jeans went on sale. After a 30% reduction the pants cost $35. How much did the jeans cost before the price reduction?
  4. Chocolate
    cokolada Charlie bought 7 same chocolates for 14 Eur. How many euros he pay for 27 chocolates?
  5. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 1113 USD including 16% bonus. How many USD were bonuses?
  6. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2.4 USD. Now 6 m of textile cost as before 3 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  7. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......5.3 USD/kg II. kind......11.6 USD/kg III. kind.....5.8 USD/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 2:8:3 create a mixture. What will be the price of 800 grams of this mixture?
  8. Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 1200 mg of active substance per pack cost 18 Eur. Pack 2: includes 30 pills of 1000 mg of active s
  9. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  10. Homeless Dezider
    kos Homeless Dežko has 13 coins in jacket: Calculate the value of its assets and calculate how many bottles of wine for 0.55 EUR can he buy.
  11. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 72 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  12. Cone A2V
    popcorn Surface of cone in the plane is a circular arc with central angle of 126° and area 415 cm2. Calculate the volume of a cone.
  13. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 106 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 3-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 847 €.
  14. Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 17.
  15. Engineer Kažimír
    demagog_smer_1 The difference between politicians-demagogues and reasonable person with at least primary education beautifully illustrated by the TV show example. "Engineer" Kažimír says that during their tenure there was a large decline in the price of natural gas, pri
  16. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 11 seats. Ticket to the first 8 rows is for 198 KČ. In next rows is for 84 KČ. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 34980 KČ. How many rows are in the theater?
  17. Wage
    socik Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:
  18. Cu thief
    trolleywire_1 The thief stole 121 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 101 mm2. Calculate how much money gets in the scrap redemption, if redeemed copper for 5.5 eur/kg? The density of copper is 8.96 t/m3.
  19. When will I be a millionaire?
    milionar_kedy Chris monthly send 150 euros to the bank, which he deposits bear interest of 2.1% p.a. Calculate how many months must Chris save to save 1000000 euros? Inflation, interest rate changes or bank failures ignore.
  20. VAT
    Tax John paid 1000 Euros in store for purchase. Calculate value added tax (VAT), which paid in purchase, if the VAT rate is 20%.

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